Cricket Australia (CA) Chief Executive James Sutherland announced his
resignation after 17 years in office.
Sutherland will continue as CEO after giving a 12-month notice to the
media on Wednesday in Melbourne.
52 year old, appointed in 2001 - has done since the infamous ball handling scandal in South Africa to oversee a
the turbulent period in Australian cricket.
suspension for their role in the brain of a plot to illegally manipulate the ball in the third test of the third office in March.
took place, while CA "cultural, between organizational and government issues" reviewed.
me and a good time for the game," Sutherland said one day in a statement, Australia International Series against
"In the last 12 months, we have laid important foundations that offer a new note that the safety of our male and
the broadest TV coverage and revenue flowing into the game.
"With these foundations, I believe that the best time to deliver to rinse a new CEO will have a strong and stable
"As it has happened since the last 20 years, this will be the privilege and the honor of continuing the service of the